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Skeptical reporter’s disdain grabs limelight at NPC press event

Who said China’s annual parliamentary session was simply about rubber-stamping whatever bills had been decreed by the overlords in the ruling Communist Party? As expected, the National People’s Congress passed an amendment to China’s constitution to unfetter party chieftain Xi Jinping from presidential term limits, and nothing happened that wasn’t in the carefully orchestrated script. […]